TEACHING AND SPEAKING
Courses Taught By Pauline Bartel
at Schenectady County Community College
“Frankly, My Dear: The REEL Story Behind Gone With the Wind”
Saturday, September 21, 2019
1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Gone With the Wind has been called “the most magnificent motion picture of all time.” And millions of fans agree. But what most fans don’t know is that endless trouble and months of behind-the-scenes turmoil almost doomed Gone With the Wind to failure. Explore the intriguing history of this iconic 1939 film, including the writing and publishing of Margaret Mitchell’s novel, the Hollywood frenzy of transforming the book into film, the Atlanta premiere, the Academy Awards and more. This is one course that no Gone With the Wind fan should miss!